The extension is for the miner's permits for emissions into the atmosphere and waste disposal into the tailings pond.
If you’ve ever been to a diamond investment pitch you’ve probably seen ‘The Chart,’ the one where diamond demand soars, while supply trails forlornly in its wake.
The company, which owns a gold project in Mongolia, is optimistic about the country's stance towards foreign mining investment over the coming years.
The B.C. government did not fail in its duty to proactively disclose concerns that had been raised over the Mount Polley tailings pond, the province's Information and Privacy Commissioner said Thursday.
Negotiations between the parties, however, are expected to continue over the summer.
The move comes in response to a petition filed by Fort Chipewyan’s Mikisew Cree First Nation last month, asking for help protecting the park.
A special committee voted 8-7 in favour of the project, expected to generate at least 1,000 permanent jobs and inject US$1.6 billion a year to the British economy.
British Columbia's energy minister said the official announcement may come "any time" now.
The miner is spending $1.3 million in exploration work aimed to reopen a historic tin-indium mine in Nova Scotia.
Bao Sheng Zhong, a Chinese national living in Richmond, B.C., now faces three counts of fraud for allegedly scamming two Asian women and one Asian man from the Lower Mainland.
The company, however, says it has not yet received any direct communication from Mongolia on the matter.
The Canadian miner said it expects the lower output to "adversely" impact costs at the mine.
BHP already operates the world’s largest copper mine, Escondida, which sits, quite literally, across the road from Zaldivar.
Letter of intent signed with Orion Mine Finance
Industry actors such as the CEO of Capital Power Corp. are worried Alberta could force the early retirement of coal-fired power plants.
The miner, which does not yet generates any income, expects to kick-off production at its Lemphane and Mothae mines later this year.
By 2017, large emitters will have to reduce the intensity of greenhouse gases by 20%, while carbon levies will double from $15 a tonne to $30 a tonne.
Potashcorp shares jump after making unsolicited bid for Europe's largest potash producer amid fundamental shifts in the industry.
Bear market is more than 1,000 days old and nearly 1,200 companies have dropped off the Toronto venture market.
Final regulatory hurdle before construction can start at $2.8 billion nickel project in Quebec, Canada.
The move puts an end to a nearly nine-month standoff that has hit output and profits in Africa’s second largest copper producer.
A new peer-reviewed study funded by the U.S. Department of Energy says oil extracted from Canada's oil sands produces greenhouse-gas emissions that are an average 20% higher than for conventional U.S. crude.
The objective is to try finding Val-d'Or's next big gold discovery.
Teck is facing sanctions over infractions that include openings in the deposit where the ore is stored and a failure to build sufficient water infrastructure.
Until now Canadian companies needed to have at least 51% stake in any uranium project.
Collectively, Canada's energy sector lost more than $600 million in the first three months of this year, and the Canadian economy shrank in the same period, as the collapse in oil prices took its toll.
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